Affiliation: Henry Ford Hospital
- Multicenter automatic defibrillator implantation trial: reduce inappropriate therapy (MADIT-RIT): background, rationale, and clinical protocolClaudio Schuger
Department of Electrophysiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 17:176-85. 2012..This paper describes design and analytic plan for the MADIT-RIT trial...
- Defibrillation energy requirements in an ICD population receiving cardiac resynchronization therapyClaudio Schuger
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:247-50. 2006....
- Dual-chamber versus single-chamber detection enhancements for implantable defibrillator rhythm diagnosis: the detect supraventricular tachycardia studyPaul A Friedman
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Circulation 113:2871-9. 2006..Whether use of optimally programmed dual-chamber ICDs lowers this risk compared with that in single-chamber ICDs is not clear...
- The clinical implications of cumulative right ventricular pacing in the multicenter automatic defibrillator trial IIJonathan S Steinberg
Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:359-65. 2005..This study was designed to assess whether right ventricular pacing in the implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) arm of the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial (MADIT) II was associated with an unfavorable outcome...
- Predictive value of ventricular arrhythmia inducibility for subsequent ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation in Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial (MADIT) II patientsJames P Daubert
Cardiology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 47:98-107. 2006..However, ICD therapy for spontaneous VF was less common at two years in inducible patients (3.2%) than in noninducible patients (8.6%). In the MADIT II study, inducibility predicted an increased likelihood of VT but decreased VF...
- Clinical experience with tiered atrial therapies and atrial arrhythmia prevention algorithms in a dual chamber cardioverter defibrillatorEmile G Daoud
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:852-6. 2006..This study tested the effectiveness of an atrial/ventricular ICD with advanced atrial detection and new algorithms designed to prevent atrial arrhythmias...
- Inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks in MADIT II: frequency, mechanisms, predictors, and survival impactJames P Daubert
Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1357-65. 2008..This study sought to identify the incidence and outcome related to inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) shocks, that is, those for nonventricular arrhythmias...